Seminario # 13 – Reserva Marina South Water Caye (SWCMR)

Photo: Phillip Hamilton / Ocean Agency


¿How Could Coastal Resilience Be in Latin America?

We know that the region faces numerous environmental issues: severe droughts and floods, water scarcity, and soil erosion, extractive activities such as deforestation and mining… and the list goes on. However, the widespread effects of climate change on the coasts often do not receive the attention they deserve, not even when a 2021 report from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) revealed that sea levels are rising more rapidly in the region than in the rest of the world.

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